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HEALTHCARE AND SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

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Inputs: Occupational Safety and Health Risks

Ambulatory healthcare services

Table 7. Number (and Incidence Rates in Cases/10,000 Full-Time Workers) of Nonfatal Occupational Illnesses, Healthcare and Social Assistance Sector, 2008
Healthcare and Social Assistance Subsector NAICS code Number of Cases (Incidence Rate)
Subtotal: Ambulatory healthcare services 621 10,200 (22.9)
Physician offices 6211 - (-)
Dental offices 6212 - (-)
Offices of other health practitioners 6213 - (-)
Outpatient care centers 6214 2,100 (48.3)
Medical and diagnostic laboratories 6215 300 (12.7)
Home healthcare services 6216 2,000 (30.9)
Other ambulatory healthcare services 6219 1,600 (79.9)
Hospitals
Subtotal: Hospitals 622 21,400 (59.1)
General medical and surgical hospitals 6221 20,000 (58.8)
Psychiatric & substance abuse hospitals 6222 300 (37.4)
Specialty hospitals (ex. 6221 and 6222) 6223 1,100 (78.9)
Nursing and residential care facilities
Subtotal: Nursing and residential care facilities 623 9,100 (38.2)
Nursing care facilities 6231 5,700 (44.5)
Residential care facilities 6232 1,100 (25.0)
Community care facilities 6233 2,100 (39.6)
Other residential care facilities 6239 200 (16.6)
Social assistance
Subtotal: Social assistance 624 3,600 (19.9)
Individual and family services 6241 1,500 (18.3)
Community food and housing and emergency and other relief services 6242 100 (9.4)
Vocational rehabilitation services 6243 900 (36.5)
Child day care services 6244 1,100 (17.4)
Totals
Total, healthcare and social assistance sector 62 44,300 (36.1)
Total, Private Industry (16 years and older)   187,400 (19.7)

Dash (-) indicates that data were not available for this NAICS code. Data were extracted from 2008 BLS Table SNR8 http://www.bls.gov/iif/oshwc/osh/os/ostb2066.pdf and SNR 10 http://www.bls.gov/iif/oshwc/osh/os/ostb2068.pdf

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